Giant Yard Games Are Popular With Players Of All Ages
You can find a life-size chess set on playgrounds and at backyard bashes. People are drawn to these mind-challenging games, made even more engaging by their oversized pieces. Chess is a great way to teach children strategy and quick thinking. Adults love that chess keeps the mind sharp. Like all our large outdoor games, our chess sets are made of durable materials, making them ideal for outdoor play.
With over dozens of giant chess sets available featuring large chess pieces in a variety of materials, you're sure to find the game that will elevate your space and impress your family, friends and visitors.
What Kind Of Chessboards Are Best For A Yard Chess Game?
MegaChess has chessboards made from different materials based on the intended use of your outdoor chess set:
- Nylon: These chessboards are perfect for picnics and outdoor events where you want quick set-up and take-down.
- Hard plastic: Snap-together pieces assemble easily and provide a more durable base for your giant chess pieces.
- Nylon carpet: Used indoors or outdoors, the nylon carpet chessboard rolls up for easy installation and storage. Treated with Force5, our nylon carpet gameboard resists mildew, mold and odor.
- Synthetic wood: For a more authentic feel, synthetic wood is a durable, lasting solution for your chessboard and the perfect complement to our large chess pieces crafted of teak.